Loop Through Files in Order and mapping


 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Top Forums UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers Loop Through Files in Order and mapping
# 1  
Old 11-21-2015
Loop Through Files in Order and mapping

Hi there,

How can I loop through files with order.

I tried using ls .html | sort -v

However the filename is with spaces:
Code:
1233.61.47.0 - 121.61.123.112 nexpose.html

Here is the original code that is working well, but I need to sort through the filename.
Code:
echo "<center>"
for file in *.html
do
	echo "$file"
done
echo "</center>"


Last edited by rbatte1; 11-23-2015 at 06:24 PM.. Reason: Added ICODE tags for in-line code
# 2  
Old 11-21-2015
You could try something like:
Code:
echo '<html><center>'
for file in *.html
do	printf '<dd>%s</dd>\n' "$file"
done
echo '</center></html>'

# 3  
Old 11-21-2015
What sort operation would you need that ls with/without sort would not provide?
 
Login or Register to Ask a Question

Previous Thread | Next Thread

10 More Discussions You Might Find Interesting

1. Shell Programming and Scripting

For loop statements order of operations

Say I have a for loop that parse through a file....Say it look for the colors red and blue in sections of the file. Say it find red before it find blue in the file. Say I have two if statements in the for loop Something like if blue is found print blue is my favorite color is the first if... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: scj2012
7 Replies

2. Shell Programming and Scripting

Bash directory loop and order by creation date?

Hello, how in bash i can get directory loop and order by creation date? THX! :) #!/bin/bash for folder in /home/test/* do if ; then echo $folder; fi (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: ZerO13
12 Replies

3. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users

Mapping Oracle SGA memory into physical files in Solaris.

Is there a way by which we could map Oracle SGA memory into physical files in solaris. We could find these physical files in /dev/shm/ folder in linux environment but they are missing in solaris. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: arjun_chauhan
1 Replies

4. Shell Programming and Scripting

How to list files in ascending order?

Hi, I need to list files in ascending order. Filenames are in format inpTDT_1, inpTDT_2, inpTDT_3 and so on. I want to list them in the ascending order based on the digit after underscore and send the output to a file. Please help (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: Neelkanth
5 Replies

5. Shell Programming and Scripting

Mapping two files

I have a large comma delimited file from which i have to extract a specific column, compare it against a static file and replace the column value with the matching column from the static file. The following are the files: Main file: mainfile.csv test1234,,real,,,,open,,,,EU,,,,23/03/2012... (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: goddevil
12 Replies

6. Shell Programming and Scripting

Creating unique mapping from multiple mapping

Hello, I do not know if this is the right title to use. I have a large dictionary database which has the following structure: where a b c d e are in English and p q r s t are in a target language., the two separated by the delimiter =. What I am looking for is a perl script which will take... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: gimley
5 Replies

7. Shell Programming and Scripting

sort the files based on timestamp and execute sorted files in order

Hi I have a requirement like below I need to sort the files based on the timestamp in the file name and run them in sorted order and then archive all the files which are one day old to temp directory My files looks like this PGABOLTXML1D_201108121235.xml... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: saidutta123
1 Replies

8. Shell Programming and Scripting

Mapping and replacing numbers in two files

hi i have two files one of the form 1 2 2 45 3 56 4 98 5 6598 6 98 7 10 8 0 9 15 10 56 This file's significance is that it maps the number in first column to that of the number in second column The other file is of the form 1 2 (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: vaibhavkorde
1 Replies

9. Shell Programming and Scripting

Join 3 files using key column in a mapping file

I'm new of UNIX shell scripting. I'm recently generating a excel report in UNIX(file with delimiter is fine). How should I make a script to do it? 1 file to join comes from output of one UNIX command, the second from another UNIX command, and third from a database query. The key columes of all... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: bigsmile
7 Replies

10. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users

lp - order of files printed

I have a shell script that is looping through a list of Postscript files to print. ls -1tr *.PS > print.lst ... PRINT_LIST=`cat print.lst` ... for DMFILE in $PRINT_LIST do lp -d $PRINTER_NAME -o legal $DMFILE ... done The files in print.lst are in the order that they should be... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: mabrownawa
2 Replies
Login or Register to Ask a Question

Featured Tech Videos